In celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary Mr. and Mrs. Bill Powell of Conneaut were honored at a party given by their children Aug. 10 at Monroe Sportsman’s Club. Family and friends attended from Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Virginia and Illinois.
Bill and Nettie were married Aug. 2, 1953, in Whitesburg, Ky.
They are the parents of Kenneth and Ruth of Kingsville; Kevin and Shari of Conneaut; Donna of Bay Village; Brian and Michelle of North Carolina; and the late William Roger Powell of Conneaut. The couple have 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Mr. Powell retired from Norfolk & Southern Railroad in 1996 after 44 years of service. Mrs. Powell retired from Printcraft Inc. in Conneaut in 1995. They are members of First Baptist Church of Conneaut.